from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of being brimful; fullness to the top.


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  • Hardy described the "brimfulness" of Tess's nature, and while for Nastassja Kinski this meant threatening to spill tears at any moment, Gemma Arterton brims with life and spirit.

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  • I was unwillingly compelled to take pleasure in the first hour and a half of the descent from the top of the Lukmanier towards Disentis, but this is only a ripping over of the brimfulness of Italy on to the Swiss side.

    Alps and Sanctuaries of Piedmont and the Canton Ticino


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